Ben & Ben Becnel, Inc., Belle Chasse, LA now hiring 10 temporary Farm and Orchard Workers to work in Plaquemines Parish, LA from 4/2/2018 to 1/31/2019. Hourly wage of $10.73. Perform manual labor to transplant, plant, cultivate, prune, string, stake, harvest, load, unload, grade, sort, and pack strawberries, blueberries, peaches, cucumbers, garlic, tomato, squash, cauliflower, broccoli, cabbage, okra, citrus, eggplant, peppers, pecans, watermelon and cantaloupe by hand or machine. Perform prolonged bending, reaching, stooping, walking, heavy lifting and carrying up to 60 lbs. and 100 lbs. 2 person lift, climbing and working from 6 ft. ladders and work in extremely hot, cold, and/or wet weather. Three months of farm work experience required. Three quarters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. Tools, supplies and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If applicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier. Apply for this job by reporting to the nearest SWA in the state in which this ad appeared or contact the Jefferson Career Solutions - West, 1900 Lafayette Street Suite 1, Gretna, LA 70053, (504) 227-1283, JO# LA777157.
Location/Region: New Iberia, LA